Archive for the ‘United States’ Category

Tomorrow is Election Day in the U.S.

Monday, November 7th, 2016

One of the most unusual election campaigns in recent times will hopefully come to a conclusion tomorrow. I would like to take the opportunity to review the possible outcomes for Canadian Estate & Tax planners. Both Hilary Clinton and Donald trump have proposed changes to the Estate Tax regime in ...

A Chocolate Covered Trust Company

Monday, September 12th, 2016

Periodically I look to our neighbours to the south for examples of lessons learned. I found the following example of a Trust situation that was close to going off the rails. The Hershey Company, commonly called Hershey's is the largest chocolate manufacturer in North America. Hershey's was founded by Milton Hershey ...